head tone

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Noun1.head tone - the higher ranges of the voice in speaking or singing; the vibrations of sung notes are felt in the head
register - (music) the timbre that is characteristic of a certain range and manner of production of the human voice or of different pipe organ stops or of different musical instruments
falsetto - a male singing voice with artificially high tones in an upper register
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His is no thin head tone but an often beefy texture that comes from the diaphragm, aided by lung capacity that is typically greater in men than in women.
The taped accompaniment seemed to encourage a nasal, head tone to her voice even in the Bette Midler song, God Help The Outcasts.
Closely miked in the studio, Florez's voice, with its forward placement and nasally head tone, can sound uncomfortably bright and tightly wound at times.